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Right-sizing Happening Now

An exec just said blatantly in a pretty large all-hands call (sales/tech sales) that there is currently a right-sizing exercise going on in IBM and it will affect everyone (all orgs). No other details given, other than it will be discussed in each... read more
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(IBM) on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

A registration is required to access all of it, but here's the relevant highlight (lowlight): "As always, we'll look for more productivity in our spend base, especially in our Services business, where we'll continue to remix our skills to new... read more
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Fast start really what a joke

Ok so I just started my training for fast start but just got a cheet sheet for a manager there passing it around so not to worry just ask you can go party in Vegas
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Ginni at Davos 2018

Guessing no RA's this week, since Ginni's in Davos and it would be terrible optics. So perhaps next week. . . /
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IBM's Cash Repatriation Strategy

I believe the real thing to look at is the 5.5 billion charge taken in 4th q. What does that equate to. 5.5/.15 repatriation charge = 36.666 billion. Now IBM always had access to the 36 billion of cash, and said as much during the CFO call just after... read more
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Rate Ginny

While everyone is waiting for the RA in a few weeks, take a few minutes to go to and provide an anonymous review of your experience at IBM. It's a pretty quick process and it also gives you a chance to give thumbs up or down on the CEO... read more
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IBM could struggle just to meet its disappointing outlook

"IBM IBM, -0.17% shares started falling late Thursday and dropped 4% to close at $162.37 Friday, after the company offered a disappointing outlook along with an earnings beat and return to revenue growth following 22 straight quarters of declines... read more
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2018, the year of Reorgs, Layoffs and Taxes

Do the leaked possible reorganization and potential layoffs of much IBM staff and layoffs figure into IBM's projection of flat earnings per share for 2018? Not something they will advertise in advance on their earnings call. However, severance costs... read more
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Trouble Ahead??

Here is the WSJ coverage today... The source link is below but it's paywalled... IBM’s Growth Comes at a Cost Aging tech giant’s revenue finally rises, but investments expected to curb earnings growth for year ahead By Dan Gallagher Jan. 19, 2018... read more
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Breathe Easy (for a month)

I've been told that the RA has been moved to next month, due to bad optics too close to the tax cut and other corporations handing out raises and bonuses, and more time needed to flesh out the org changes and assignments.
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The old IBM must be off loaded!

Earnings came in almost exactly where everyone expected. Mainframe gave us a bump, and will continue on for at least 2 more quarters. Services were disappointing THUS the merger of GTS/GBS. (Eg we are going to move the 120 billion in backlog to the... read more
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Fourth Quarter results

We just got Ginni's email about fourth quarter results. As usual it is all sunshine. What really happened?
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When are layoffs supposed to start?

Was just wondering when these 10,000 cuts are going to start taking place? I've seen the number circulated all around, but no date attached to it (might have missed it, but I don't think so.) And is this truly going to be limited to GTS, or should... read more
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When is Ginny Rometty going to get fired?

How long has her turn around plan been in place? What are the Board of Directors and shareholders waiting on for her to retire with a golden parachute?
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Wanda-IBM Cloud Ambitions Turn Stormy

Loused-up another one! Lots of PR fanfare around this announcement back in early 2017 when the agreement was signed, but now that it's crumbled, not a peep from the IBM PR machine... read more
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What will reassignment really mean?

Everybody is focusing on 10,000 layoffs in GTS expected by IBM, but I am more interested in what the reassignments will mean for the rest of us. This sounds like an ideal opportunity for IBM to demote a huge number of people and cut our salaries... read more
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Big change for all managers

So rumors are going on that if your a first line manager and your not in a close range of your team then get ready for change travel experience will not be allowed. So it’s time to relocate or find a job somewhere else.
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Job cuts at IBM Canada

Job cuts and re-organization happening today at IBM Canada (Cloud Managers were only informed yesterday later afternoon if they were still employed. And today is when they have to decide who is on their smaller team and who is not.
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Aging just a dumb move for IBM

So how does IBM do a reorganization change this way? They want to save money but they have now have first line manager that live on the west coast but all there team is on the east coast not very smart.
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10,000 to be laid off in 2018 (in GTS)

The "do not distribute" slide that is floating around has been published by The Register: / On the left-hand side are the current positions of the employees, referred to as "sources of... read more
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That the leadership continues to self glorify itself...

I am currently with IBM GBS and here is the sad part -- we have too much of upper management that does no contribution to opening up markets nor develop skills typically they belong to an era where the market was not that fast paced .. so we are... read more
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Fast start

Fast start what a joke Ibm is laying people off but they have money to waste on this
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RA in the works

I received confirmation (off the record) today that a cut is in the works, from someone at the Director level, but no other info as far as timing or package details. Sounds like soon though, so probably the usual January RA. I wonder if it's 3 months... read more
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